Guides that use

Checking windscreen wipers and washers

How the washer system works Fluid for screen washing is drawn by a pump from the washer bottle a...

Replacing wheel bearings on driven wheels

Front wheel drive bearings A front-wheel-drive system with the inner and outer wheel bearings in...

Checking and removing a clutch master cylinder

Clutch master cylinder On most cars the clutch master cylinder is a single unit with its own flu...

Checking and cleaning a fixed-jet carburettor

A typical fixed-jet carburettor This carburettor is typical of fixed-jet designs. The body is in...

Identifying and suppressing radio interference

Suppressing a generator The generator (dynamo ar alternator) can be suppressed by fitting a 1-3 ...

Checking steering-box mountings

Places where vital components are mounted on the bodywork or chassis should be inspected at least...

Adjusting wheel bearings

Hub-bearing layout Wheel bearings need periodic checking - and adjusting if necessary - usually ...

Checking a mechanical fuel pump

Two-way valve On some SU pumps a single two-way valve on the diaphragm controls the flow. The pu...